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Department Administration

Eric Saidel

Eric Saidel

MA Program Advisor; Director of Graduate Studies


Note on advisors: Any core faculty member may serve as a student's advisor. All transfer credit — including study abroad credit — must also be approved through the transfer credit coordinator. A full syllabus must be included in any credit transfer request. 

 

 


Directory

 Avery Archer

Avery Archer

Philosophy of Mind, Action Theory, Moral Psychology

David DeGrazia

David DeGrazia

Ethical Theory, Applied Ethics (especially Bioethics), Personal Identity Theory

Michele Friend

Michele Friend

Philosophy of Mathematics, Philosophy of Logic, Philosophy of the Environment, Philosophy of Science

 

Laura Papish

Laura Papish

Kant (especially Kant's Moral Theory), Contemporary Ethics, History of Ethics

Eric Saidel

Eric Saidel

Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Biology, Philosophy of Psychology

Joseph Trullinger

Joseph Trullinger

Modern Philosophy, 19th-Century Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion

 

Gail Weiss

Gail Weiss

Phenomenology and Existentialism, Philosophy of Race and Gender, Philosophy of Literature

Vanessa Wills

Vanessa Wills

Moral, Social and Political Philosophy; 19th-Century German Philosophy (Karl Marx, in particular); Philosophy of Race

Tadeusz Zawidzki

Tadeusz Zawidzki

Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Psychology, Philosophy of Biology, Philosophy of Science

 

 

 

 

Saugat Bhattarai

Undergraduate University/ College: Hampshire College

Graduation date:  2012

Major:  Art Criticism and Philosophy

Interest: 'Poetic' Philosophy; Government and Power in Foucault; Ethics and Desire in psychoanalysis; Self in Buddhist Thinking

Email: [email protected]

Program: MA in Philosophy and Social Policy

 

Nate Bohn

Undergraduate University/ College: University of Puget Sound

Graduation date: 2017

Major: Philosophy

Interest: Continental Philosophy, Ethics, Philosophy of Law, Feminist Philosophy, Philosophy of Race

Email: [email protected]

Program: MA in Philosophy

 

Taylin Bower

Undergraduate University/ College: SUNY Geneseo

Graduation date: 2017

Major:  Philosophy

Interest: Criminality

Email: [email protected]  

Program: MA in Philosophy & Social Policy

 

Marissa DeShon

Undergraduate University/College: University of Akron

Graduation date: 2016 

Major: Philosophy

Interests: Ethics, Animal Ethics, Feminist Philosophy

Email: [email protected]

Program: MA in Philosophy and Social Policy

 

Charles Dworetz

Undergraduate University/College: Suffolk University

Graduation date: 2009

Major: Philosophy

Interests: Existentialism, Semiology, Consciousness, AI, Games, Communication, Linguistics

Email: [email protected]

Program: MA in Philosophy & Social Policy

 

Amy Garlesky

Undergraduate University/College: Saint Michael's College

Graduation date: 2018

Major: Philosophy, Political Science

Interests: Feminist Philosophy, Philosophy of Language, Political Philosophy

Email: [email protected]

Program: MA in Philosophy and Social Policy

 

Joseph Gurrola

Undergraduate University/College: Sacremento State

Graduation date: 2016

Major: Philosophy and English

Interests:  

Email: [email protected]

Program: MA in Philosophy

 

Chen He

Undergraduate University/College: Sarah Lawrence College

Graduation date: 2018

Major: Liberal Arts

Interest: Political philosophy, metaphysics, epistemology

Email: [email protected]

Program: MA in Philosophy & Social Policy

 

Alexandra Kudatzky

Undergraduate University/College: The George Washington University

Graduation date: 2019

Major: Philosophy & Public Affairs

Interests: Philosophy of law, political philosophy, philosophy of cognitive science

Email: [email protected]

Program: MA in Philosophy & Social Policy

 

Tyler Loveless

Undergraduate University/College: The George Washington University

Graduation date: 2018

Major: Philosophy and Political Science

Interests: Phenomenology, Existentialism, Hermeneutics, Political Philosophy

Email: [email protected]

Program: MA in Philosophy

 

Molly Manolis

Undergraduate University/College: Suffolk University

Graduation date: 2019

Major: Philosophy

Interests: Ethics, metaphysics, feminist ethics

Email: [email protected]

Program: MA in Philosophy & Social Policy

 

Curran McSwiggan

Undergraduate University/College: Johns Hopkins University

Graduation date: 2017

Major: Political Science

Interests: Social policy, political philosophy, feminist philosophy

Email: [email protected]

Program: MA in Philosophy & Social Policy

 

Sage B. Perdue

Undergraduate University/College: California State University, Long Beach

Graduation date: Fall 2014

Major: Gender Studies

Interests: Social and Political Philosophy, Phenomenology, Trans Philosophy, Philosophy of History, Continental Philosophy

Email: [email protected]

Program: MA in Philosophy

 

Kevin Waitrak

Undergraduate University/ College: University of Georgia

Graduation date: 2013

Major: International Affairs

Interest: Political theory, decision making and free will, ethics and technology

Email: [email protected]

Program: MA in Philosophy & Social Policy